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Dilated Peoples ft. Aloe Blacc - Show Me the Way Artwork

Dilated Peoples ft. Aloe Blacc - Show Me the Way

On the lead single off their forthcoming comeback LP, featured in mid-June, Dilated Peoples told us that they were as “Good as Gone.” So it might come as a surprise to see the West Coast underground vets stopping for...Read More

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Analogic & Madkem - Natural High Artwork

Analogic & Madkem - Natural High

In early June, Analogic and Madkem stoked the flames of anticipation for their then-upcoming collaborative debut with the release of Queens, a hustle anthem dedicated to their mutual home borough. Now that the project is on...Read More

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Devious ft. Kevin Gates - You Sleep Out Here Artwork

Devious ft. Kevin Gates - You Sleep Out Here [Premiere]

There are as many reasons for rapping as there are emcees. Booth newcomer Devious? He spits to wake listeners up—not just to his prowess on the mic, but also to the larger political realities of life in the streets. On...Read More

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UZOY - Cold Fronts Artwork

UZOY - Cold Fronts

Since we first featured her back in 2011, UZOY‘s stock has been steady rising in the game. Of course, with growing success comes a proportionate risk of former friends turning snake or taking advantage. On her latest...Read More

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Swade ft. SPZRKT - Everything Artwork

Swade ft. SPZRKT - Everything

Fresh off this week’s release of his latest mixtape, Empire State rhymesayer Swade drops by the Booth to introduce himself with a standout cut off the set. On this heartfelt jam, the STRT TRBL signee pays tribute to a...Read More

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Fluent ft. Action Bronson - Medallion Artwork

Fluent ft. Action Bronson - Medallion

What fun is a Supreme Victory if you don’t get a little something to remember it by? Fluent certainly isn’t gonna be walking away from his latest album without a souvenir. On the final pre-release single off the...Read More

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REKS x Hazardis Soundz ft. N.O.R.E. & Saigon - Garvey Artwork

REKS x Hazardis Soundz ft. N.O.R.E. & Saigon - Garvey

Boston phenom REKS has never been shy about his affinity for the Black Power movement; in fact, he’s at his best when spitting bars with a aggressively political edge. Thus, it’s easy to imagine the passion and...Read More

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Twista ft. Tyme - Dark Horse Artwork

Twista ft. Tyme - Dark Horse

“The Dark Horse: a little-known competitor that emerges to win or succeed although their victory is unexpected or unlikely.” Need an example to go with that definition? Look no further than Twista, a Chi-Town veteran who,...Read More

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Statik Selektah - Showoff Radio Mix (Full Episode, 7/10/14) Artwork

Statik Selektah - Showoff Radio Mix (Full Episode, 7/10/14)

As he discussed in our exclusive Behind the Boards interview, while he’s got a boatload of production credits, first and foremost Statik Selektah considers himself a DJ. And every week he proves it on his Shade 45...Read More

Crooked I - Struggle Artwork

Crooked I - Struggle

Crooked I may be the man today, but that wasn’t always the case. It took the Long Beach representative many long years of Struggle to achieve financial security much less carve out a niche in the music game. On a...Read More

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Nikko Lafre

Nikko Lafre - Geechi’s Story: Explosions

Do you appreciate realness in rap music? Well, it don’t get any realer than Nikko Lafre‘s latest feature. On Geechi’s Story: Explosions, the Minneapolis native steps into the shoes of his own uncle, who was...Read More

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Raz Simone - Bow Down Artwork

Raz Simone - Bow Down

Though Raz Simone is currently traveling the U.S. with Rittz and Taylor Gang‘s Tuki Carter (Click here to read our own Lucas S.‘s coverage of the tour.), the Seattle rhymesayer isn’t about to leave his fans...Read More

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Miles Marquee ft. Drey Skonie - The Last Ride Artwork

Miles Marquee ft. Drey Skonie - The Last Ride

As we approach summer’s halfway point (I know, time is flying for me, too.), listeners may be starting to crave something a bit more grounded and contemplative than your typical warm-weather jam. If that’s the...Read More

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OnCue x Just Blaze - This View From Here Artwork

OnCue x Just Blaze - This View From Here

It may be lonely at the top but, on the bright side, there’s a hell of a view. On This View From Here, the latest single off his long-awaited Angry Young Man LP, OnCue drinks in the panorama that stretches before his...Read More

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Cozz - Knock the Hustle Artwork

Cozz - Knock the Hustle

Say what you will about Booth newcomer Cozz, but don’t you dare Knock the Hustle. As the the new Dreamsville signee informs us on his latest single, he’s been working way too hard, for way too long to have his...Read More

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Josie Stingray ft. Spank Pops - B*tches Know Artwork

Josie Stingray ft. Spank Pops - B*tches Know

Though the Oakland emcee stopped by to drop a guest verse on Mike Baker The Bike Maker‘s November 2011 promo single, Play It Cool, Josie Stingray hasn’t had a solo feature since dropping off her self-titled Booth...Read More

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Bishop Nehru

Bishop Nehru x DOOM - Darkness

Seventeen-year-old East Coast buzzmaker Bishop Nehru and enigmatic rap vet DOOM may hail from different generations, but they share a taste for dusty, sampled beats and intricate lyrics. Thus, it should come as no surprise...Read More

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